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Media Resources (Print, Television, Radio)

Media resources provide valuable sources of information about a wide variety of social, social, economic, political and environmental issues. The following sites may contain recent news issues, special program features, program transcripts, video streams, photo archives and links to other sites of interest to human geography. If you need archival material or information from the print media, you can visit Canadian Newsstand database from the AU Library. Canadian Newsstand contains many full-text articles from 1985 to present.

Online Videos

Annenberg Media Introductory Human Geography Video Link

Television and Radio

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) radio/television

Canada's Political Channel (CPAC)

Cable Satellite Public Affairs Network (C SPAN) American

Discovery Channel

The History Channel

Public Broadcasting System (American) (PBS)

National Film Board of Canada (NFB)


Canwest Interactive (Canadian Print and TV)

Globe and Mail

History News Service

World Newspapers (links to English language newspapers)

Create Your Own Newspaper (CRAYON)

Wire Services


Associated Press

Clearing Houses and Sites with Links

Electronic Reference Shelf (McGill)

Assignment Editor

Updated February 25 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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